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We're all going on a Summer Holiday Quiz

Far away places or closer to home...put your "sunhat's" on for Summertime fun! 30 Questions.

 
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1

What are the two official languages of Cyprus?

  • Greek and Italian
  • Greek and Spanish
  • Greek and Turkish

2

Which is the closest Motorway to Legoland near Windsor England?

  • M3
  • M4
  • M40

3

Oliver Cromwell captured Windsor Castle after which battle in 1642?

  • Battle of Edgehill
  • Battle of Ascot
  • Battle of Egham

4

Which is the most Southerly of the Spanish "Costa's"?

  • Costa Blanca
  • Costa Brava
  • Costa del Sol

5

Santa Catalina Island is a popular tourist destination lying off the coast of which state?

  • Florida
  • California
  • Texas

6

Blackpool...What is the name given to the most famous stretch of seaside promenade in Great Britain?

  • The Silver Mile
  • The Golden Mile
  • The Diamond Mile

7

What is the name of the famous Geyser in Yellowstone National Park?

  • Old Faithful
  • Old Timer
  • Old Smoky

8

In which month does the famous "Edinburgh Tattoo" take place?

  • January
  • June
  • August

9

The library at Lincoln Cathedral contains the first recorded rhyme about which character?

  • King Arthur
  • Robin Hood
  • The Grand old Duke of York

10

Which modern resort on the North coast of Cyprus shares it's name with a Mexican resort?

  • Cancun
  • Ensenada
  • Acapulco

11

Which year saw the opening of San Francisco's first cable operated street railway?

  • 1873
  • 1883
  • 1893

12

In Turkish cuisine, what type of dish is "Lokum"?

  • Soup
  • Confection
  • Bread

13

Chatsworth House (UK) is home to whom?

  • Duke and Duchess of Derbyshire
  • Duke and Duchess of Devonshire
  • Duke and Duchess of Gloucestershire

14

Miniland in Legoland Windsor (UK) is constructed from the famous Lego bricks. How many bricks are used?

  • Nearly 20 Million
  • Nearly 30 Million
  • Nearly 40 Million

15

What is the name of the principle courtyard in Edinburgh Castle?

  • Crown Square
  • Kings Square
  • Castle Square

16

Which Airline Company was instrumental in the building of "The London Eye"?

  • United Airlines
  • Easy Jet
  • British Airways

17

Which modern city was the port of the ancient city of Athens?

  • Heraklion
  • Piraeus
  • Patras

18

Which is the largest city in the Basque country?

  • Santander
  • San Sebastion
  • Bilbao

19

The pleasure beach at Great Yarmouth is billed as the most popular tourist attraction in which region?

  • Essex
  • East Anglia
  • Suffolk

20

Portugal's capital Lisbon, stands on the mouth of which river?

  • Douro
  • Ebro
  • Tagus

21

Roman Baths at Bath: How many gallons of hot water per day, rise from the sacred spring?

  • 240 gallons
  • 2,400 gallons
  • 240,000 gallons

22

York Minster-North Yorkshire: What is the name of the famous bell that strikes the hour?

  • Great John
  • Great Peter
  • Great Paul

23

Which Italian city is served by "Marco Polo International Airport"?

  • Venice
  • Genoa
  • Florence

24

What name is given to Britain's largest nationally protected wetland that is close to Great Yarmouth?

  • The Fens
  • The Flats
  • The Broads

25

What is the English translation of the name of Milan's famous Opera House, La Scala?

  • The Staircase
  • The Music
  • The Scale

26

How many different Mazes are there to get "lost in" at Legoland, Windsor (UK)?

  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

27

Chatsworth House (UK) was called what, in the 2005 film version of "Pride and Prejudice"?

  • Semberley
  • Kemberley
  • Pemberley

28

What size is the entire Chatsworth Estate?

  • 25,000 Acres
  • 35,000 Acres
  • 45,000 Acres

29

Lincoln Cathedral (UK): Which film, written by Dan Brown was partly filmed at Lincoln Cathedral?

  • Angels and Demons
  • Digital Fortress
  • The Da Vinci Code

30

Which is the oldest building in Edinburgh Castle?

  • Laich Hall
  • St Margarets Chapel
  • The Great Hall

 

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